*API 305. Behavioral Economics, Law and Public Policy


  • Professor: Cass Sunstein
  • Term: Spring
  • Time: TBA
  • School: Harvard Kennedy School
  • Course ID: 170055

This seminar will explore a series of issues at the intersection of behavioral economics and public policy. Potential questions will involve climate change; energy efficiency; health care; and basic rights. There will be some discussion of paternalism and the implications of neuroscience as well.

Notes: Also offered by the Law School as 2589 and the Economics Department as Ec 2050. Instructor permission is required. Please send a statement of interest and your resume to Brenda Bee (bbee@law.harvard.edu). Deadline to be posted shortly.